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Conflict Islands

August 9th 2018
Thursday Conflict islands. Being so far forward in the boat any action that occurs happens next to our cabin, so 6-30am I was awake listening to the action of tenders being prepared for transfer of passengers to the island as well as the ship being held in place by the thrusters rather than an anchor. The Conflict Islands are a coral atoll 152kms off the tip of mainland PNG comprising 21 separat ... read more
Oceania » Papua New Guinea » Milne Bay

Papua New Guinean Flag The eastern half of the island of New Guinea - second largest in the world - was divided between Germany (north) and the UK (south) in 1885. The latter area was transferred to Australia in 1902, which occupied the northern portion during World War I ... ... read more
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Tot: 1.199s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 9; qc: 47; dbt: 0.0349s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb